Apotheose

Written by
Dr. René Piquion, Haitian, 1906 - 2001
Published by
Maison Henri Deschamps, Haitian, founded 1898
Owned by
Jones, Loïs Mailou, American, 1905 - 1998
Signed by
Dr. René Piquion, Haitian, 1906 - 2001
Date
1967
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 × 5 1/16 × 3/16 in. (20.3 × 12.9 × 0.5 cm)
Title
Book from the library of artist Loïs Mailou Jones
Description
Paperback copy of “Apotheose” with ninety-five (95) pages. The book has a red cover with black text and staples. At the top of the front cover [René Piquion [underlined]] is printed. In the center of the cover in larger font is [APOTHEOSE]. There is a line design below this. At the bottom is [EDITIONS HENRI DESCHAMPS / PORT-AU-PRINCE / HAITI]. The spine and back cover are blank. The book has handwritten inscriptions.
Place made
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement
Negritude
Type
paperbacks
Topic
Africa
African diaspora
Art
Design
Literature
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.26.5.29
Restrictions & Rights
© René Piquion. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5abe6f907-3e78-442b-bb43-cec9b4122640
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